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Have told PM Modi to change West Bengal’s name to ‘Bangla’, he will look into it: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday met PM Narendra Modi at his official residence in New Delhi, where Banerjee first raised the issue of the name change of West Bengal and then sought the release of central funds Rs. 13,000 crore for her home state. She stated that no discussion happened over National Register of Citizens.“The meeting with the Prime Minister was good. We discussed changing the name of West Bengal to 'Bangla'. He has promised to do something about the matter", told to the media. She further requested PM to attend the program for world's second-largest coal block Deocha Pachami in Birbhum district after Navratri puja. Src:https://bit.ly/2kSycSz

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Gujarat Govt postpones implementation of New Motor Vehicle Act for a month, citing public inconvenience

The Gujarat Govt has postponed the implementation of changes under the Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2019 by a month. The new penalties are four to five times higher than the previous penalties. The decision to postpone new fines comes after the state receives complaints from public and reports about not having enough pollution under control centers, black marketing of helmets and heavy rush for getting or renewing driving license. New fines for traffic violation will be implemented from October 15. Src: https://bit.ly/2lVyM2c

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Amit Shah: NRC to get implemented in all parts of the Country

Union Home Minister Amit Shah at Hindustan Times event ‘Purvoday Hindustan’ said that National Register Of Citizens will be rolled out in all parts of the country. ‘Illegal aliens in the country will be detected’, he said. Amit Shah argued that can any Indian live illegally in US, UK or Russia? Then how can somebody live in India without legal documentation? “We will extend NRC to the rest of the country and create a national register of citizens. “There should be a list of all citizens of the country. It is NRC and not Assam Register of Citizens”, the Minister added. Src:https://bit.ly/2knFMEJ

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FM Nirmala Sitharaman announces ban on E-Cigarettes, Vapes

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced that the Cabinet has approved the decision to ban e-cigarettes. Production, manufacturing, import/export, transport, sale, distribution & advertisement everything will be banned related to e-cigarettes. The ban is laid on every Electronic Nicotine Delivery System (ENDS), which includes e-cigarettes, Heat-Not-burn devices, Vape, e-Sheesha, e-Nicotine flavoured Hookah and other similar devices. The FM further informed that government would soon pass an ordinance once signed by the President and will take the bill to parliament in the Winter session. Do you support the ban on e-cigarettes? Src:https://bit.ly/2mkQigt

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